Eric Gay - staff, AP San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich talks to the media during the team's NBA basketball Media Day, Monday, Sept. in San Antonio. Eric Gay - staff, AP San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich talks to the media during the team's NBA basketball Media Day, Monday, Sept.
O.G. Anunoby said he was just as shocked as anyone when reports first surfaced suggesting he was unhappy with his role with the Toronto Raptors. It was May 31 when Bleacher Report's Jake Fischer initially reported of the supposed uneasiness within the Raptors organization. The report suggested "that Anunoby grew dissatisfied at times with his role in Toronto."
For as much as Fred VanVleet loves Toronto and the Toronto Raptors organization, the 28-year-old point guard is still a businessman who understands what he's worth. That much was made clear Monday morning at media day when the topic of a potential contract extension was broached with VanVleet and Raptors president and Vice-Chairman Masai Ujiri. Neither man wanted to get too deep into the details of their ongoing discussions, but some hints were dropped as to what the future may hold.